Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for PowerShell skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerShell over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows PowerShell
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 38 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11 -9
Contract jobs citing PowerShell 11 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.67% 1.61% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.98% 4.93% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Liverpool median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +43.50%
10th Percentile £283 £363 £318
90th Percentile £400 £418 £503
Merseyside median daily rate £350 £375 £425
% change year-on-year -6.67% -11.76% +54.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

PowerShell is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 184 142 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 44.66% 32.64% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 85 75
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £294 £263 £179
90th Percentile £467 £503 £498
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £17.74 £23.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.70% +8.14% +14.67%
10th Percentile £12.32 £12.33 £20.75
90th Percentile £18.87 £33.28 £22.25
Merseyside median hourly rate £17.74 £23.25 £21.50
% change year-on-year -23.70% +8.14% +14.67%

PowerShell
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing PowerShell as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for PowerShell in Liverpool

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PowerShell in Liverpool.

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerShell in Liverpool

PowerShell
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerShell in Liverpool over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerShell in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerShell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for PowerShell.

1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix
1 7 (63.64%) XenApp
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (36.36%) AppSense
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) SSL
4 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Application Packaging
4 4 (36.36%) Capacity Management
4 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
4 4 (36.36%) AppDNA
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
5 3 (27.27%) DNS
5 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
6 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) Task Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Runbook
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
6 2 (18.18%) Application Virtualisation

PowerShell
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
1 2 (18.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
1 4 (36.36%) SSL
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support
3 1 (9.09%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
1 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Android
4 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) Application Packaging
2 4 (36.36%) Capacity Management
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Application Virtualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
4 2 (18.18%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Runbook
4 2 (18.18%) Software Distribution
4 2 (18.18%) Task Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) XenApp
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) AppDNA
2 2 (18.18%) AirWatch
2 2 (18.18%) EdgeSight
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) AppSense
4 2 (18.18%) Altiris
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Wyse